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Apple trees
Discovery

Discovery is a popular early-season English apple variety, with a juicy sharp flavour.
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Growing


Apple trees
Discovery
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group3
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
Fruit bearingPartial tip-bearer
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
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Using


Apple trees
Discovery
Picking periodmid-August
Picking seasonEarly
Season of use1 week
CroppingGood
Food usesEating fresh
Juice
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Problems


Apple trees
Discovery
Disease resistanceGood
ScabVery resistant
CankerSome resistance
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Identification


Apple trees
Discovery
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1900 - 1949
Fruit colourRed
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